Fairleigh Dickinson vs New Jersey Tech

NJIT 66, Fairleigh Dickinson 53


NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Isaiah Wilkerson scored 21 points and New Jersey Institute of Technology pulled away in the second half to beat Fairleigh Dickinson 66-53 on Wednesday night.

Wilkerson was 6 of 12 from the field and 8 of 9 from the free throw line while the Highlanders shot only 35.8 percent (19 of 53) from the field.

NJIT broke a 30-30 tie with a 24-6 run over the first 10 minutes of the second half to lead 54-36. Minutes later the Highlanders grabbed their biggest lead at 59-40 after two free throws by Chris Flores with 6:21 to play.

Flores added 14 points, Lamar Kearse had 12 and PJ Miller scored 11 for NJIT (5-6), which had lost three of its previous four games.

Lonnie Robinson scored 12 points and Lonnie Hayes added 10 for the Knights (1-10), who have lost eight games in a row.

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Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
M. Seilund, F262-42-23137
M. Lo, F212-53-44027
M. Bolding, G312-82-44107
L. Hayes, G295-100-242210
G. Goode, G160-52-44142
K. Rochford284-60-04138
L. Robinson243-74-432312
D. Moody140-00-00120
A. Oyeniyi60-20-03010
B. Smith50-00-00010
Totals 18-4713-203192153
New Jersey Tech
I. Wilkerson, F366-128-951221
R. Woods, F161-20-14022
R. Regis, C160-00-22030
P. Miller, G314-83-421111
C. Flores, G263-116-642314
L. Kearse313-64-633112
A. Ohri162-80-01316
S. McCarthy120-20-06010
K. Silcott120-40-05020
S. Schickel40-00-00000
Totals 19-5321-2837101666
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